DuPont Packaging Engineer in Parlin, New Jersey

Packaging Engineer (Job Number: 195573W-01)


The Parlin, NJ Dupont site is seeking a Packaging Engineer.

The Parlin, NJ site is one of two primary manufacturing locations for the production of Packaging Graphics, Cyrel ® printing plates for DuPont and is located approximately 35 miles south of New York City. This business unit is part of DuPont’s Electronics and Imaging Business.

This position will lead packaging optimization efforts at the NJ Parlin Site.

Responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Support the operations area for packaging equipment reliability.

  • Perform analytical, statistical and engineering studies to support development of improvement in the packaging process.

  • Identify packaging improvement opportunities by analyzing data, gathering voice of customer information and define the problem as an executable six sigma improvement project.

  • Responsible for identifying and implementing new/emerging packaging technologies that support goals and objectives. This includes defining structure for new boxes and the specifications of packaging material.

  • Lead improvement and cost reduction packaging projects to realization.

  • Accountable for maintaining up to date packaging specifications for all packaging elements.

  • Lead investigations for packaging supplier complaints and the development of corrective action.


Minimum requirements:

  • Packaging/Mechanical Engineering degree

  • 5+ years previous packaging engineering experience

Core Competencies:

  • Solid demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to motivate others to achieve results: a change agent.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with shifting and competing priorities.

  • Strong teamwork and organization skills.

  • Understanding of Six Sigma methodology

Other desired experience:

  • Quality experience would be a plus

  • Green belt certification

Primary Location: NA-United States-New Jersey-Parlin

Organization: Electronics & Imaging

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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